A man from Fayetteville was killed in a two-car accident in Barry County, Missouri on Friday (February 1) afternoon.

John Rash, 58, was traveling eastbound on Missouri 86, four miles west of Carr Lane in Barry County. A vehicle traveling westbound crossed the center line and struck Rash’s vehicle head-on.

Rash was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the other vehicle and an occupant of Rash’s vehicle suffered serious injuries and were transported to a hospital in Springfield, Missouri. 

The surviving driver was tested for alcohol, as required by Missouri law.